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|Posted by hertswow on March 8, 2019 at 10:15 AM||comments (0)|
The Herts. Minerals Local Plan consultation ends on 2nd March:
We invite consultees to submit comments on the Regulation 19 Proposed Submission Minerals Local Plan document regarding the four tests of "soundness (PDF 141KB)" Opening in a new window.
.. over a ten week period starting at 9am on Monday 14 January 2019 and ending at 5pm on Friday 22 March 2019. Please ensure that responses reach us by the closing date.
The county council ...Read Full Post »
|Posted by hertswow on March 4, 2019 at 2:15 PM||comments (0)|
Press release, 18th February 2019
"Government launches consultations to overhaul the waste system, cut plastic pollution, and move towards a more circular economy."
Consultations on Deposit Return Schemes, Extended Producer Responsibility and Consistency
Reply by Monday 13th May 2019
Deposit Return Schemes:Read Full Post »
|Posted by hertswow on February 14, 2019 at 4:00 PM||comments (0)|
The Environment Agency has now issued an environmental permit for a waste incinerator proposd by Veolia for Ratty's Lane, Hoddesdon, Herts.: https://www.gov.uk/government/publications/en11-0rf-veolia-es-hertfordshire-limited-environmental-permit-issued?utm_source=29ab7080-d03b-4e62-9f25-8d936314f6f9&utm_medium=email&utm_campaign=govuk-notifications&utm_content=immediate" target="_blank" rel="nofollow">link
|Posted by hertswow on February 5, 2019 at 10:10 AM||comments (0)|
Re: PLANNING AND COMPULSORY PURCHASE ACT 2004 SECTION 55 AND SCHEDULE
Application by Veolia ES (Hertfordshire) Ltd
Site Address: 2 Ratty's Lane, HODDESDON, Hertfordshire, EN11 0RF
Tim Salter of the Planning Inspectorate has just notified us that:
"The Inspector’s report has been sent to the Secretary of State for consideration ... a decision
will be issued on or before 7 May 2019."
|Posted by hertswow on February 3, 2019 at 5:20 PM||comments (0)|
The Planning Inspectorate's Report on the Rattys Lane, Hoddesdon, incinerator proposal is expected to be sent to the Secretary of State by 4th February.
Note, if registered for such notification: "You will be advised, following submission of the Inspector’s report to the Secretary of State, of the timetable set for the Secretary of State’s decision in accordance with the requirements of Schedule 2 of the Planning and Compulsory Purchase Act 2004, where appl...Read Full Post »
|Posted by hertswow on January 1, 2019 at 4:05 AM||comments (1)|
+++ BEST WISHES FOR 2019! +++
Several of the items in this morning's Today programme were relevant to sustainable living, materials and waste, notably:
BBC Radio 4 Today programme, 08:20-08:23
Samantha Harding of CPRE explains about how much of the materials, especially plastics, that were exported to China are sent elsewhere or incinerated here in the UK.
"too much incineration ... a...Read Full Post »
|Posted by hertswow on December 20, 2018 at 3:10 AM||comments (0)|
|Posted by hertswow on December 19, 2018 at 4:40 PM||comments (0)|
Resources & Waste Strategy for England, 18th December 2018 (pages 90-91)
4.1.3 Launching a ‘fly-tipping toolkit’
"There are examples of good practice that can be drawn on, for example the Hertfordshire Waste Partnership which brought together a...Read Full Post »
|Posted by hertswow on December 19, 2018 at 12:50 PM||comments (0)|
Closes 18 Jan 2019, Opened 18 Dec 2018: https://consult.environment-agency.gov.uk/psc/al3-6rp-veolia-es-uk-limited/" target="_blank" rel="nofollow">link
"We are seeking your comments on an environmental permit application received from Veolia ES (UK) Limited for
Redbournbury Treatment Plant, Redourn Road, Hertfordshire, AL3 6PR"
See the Non Technical Summary document for details: "Adding a scheduled activity 5.3A(1)(a)(ii) – disposal or recovery of hazardous ...Read Full Post »
|Posted by hertswow on December 18, 2018 at 2:50 AM||comments (0)|
Defra has now published the UK Government's Resources & Waste Strategy for England: https://www.gov.uk/government/publications/resources-and-waste-strategy-for-england" target="_blank" rel="nofollow">link